SB15-067 - Second Degree Assault Injury To Emer Responders

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning An Increase In The Class Of Offense For Certain Acts Of Assault Against Persons Engaged In Performing Their Duties As Emergency Responders.

The bill increases the class of offense from assault in the third degree to assault in the second degree for the commission of the following acts:

  • Intentionally causing bodily injury to a person whom the actor knows or reasonably should know is an emergency medical care provider and with the intent to prevent the person from performing a lawful duty; and
  • With the intent to infect, injure, harm, harass, annoy, threaten, or alarm another person whom the actor knows or  reasonably should know to be engaged in the performance of his or her duties as a peace officer, a firefighter, an emergency medical care provider, or an emergency medical service provider, causing the person to come in contact with blood, seminal fluid, urine, feces, saliva, mucus, vomit, or any toxic, caustic, or hazardous material by any means.
Latest update: May 18, 2015
05/18/2015 Sent to the Governor
05/18/2015 Signed by the Speaker of the House
05/18/2015 Signed by the President of the Senate
05/06/2015 Senate Considered House Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass
05/06/2015 House Third Reading Passed with Amendments - Floor
05/04/2015 House Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee, Floor
05/01/2015 House Second Reading Special Order - Laid Over Daily with Amendments - Committee
05/01/2015 House Committee on Appropriations Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole
04/28/2015 House Committee on Judiciary Refer Amended to Appropriations
04/16/2015 Introduced In House - Assigned to Judiciary
04/15/2015 Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/14/2015 Senate Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee
04/10/2015 Senate Committee on Appropriations Refer Amended to Senate Committee of the Whole
01/28/2015 Senate Committee on Judiciary Refer Unamended to Appropriations
01/14/2015 Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Judiciary

3rd Reading Vote Summary - SB15-067*

House Vote Summary - May 06, 2015
Senate Vote Summary - April 15, 2015
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